Posts tagged my house
Building Moxie Does Electrical Work :: Adding a Sub-Panel, Installing Exterior Outlets & Hooking up Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Detectors2
Together we (okay maybe a little more he): Hooked up a 60amp sub-panel (in my attic), Ran a new 20amp dedicated circuit to my youngest daughter’s bedroom, Installed two exterior outlets, & Finally, finished the hardwired circuit of six smoke detectors. [...]
There is nothing like a big storm to chuck a small blog, barely holding onto an editorial calendar, out of whack. I mean - I had our single Halloween post in the can; please see Last Minute DIY Guide to Halloween Decorating (and you know, you can also click "Back" (^^^) up there). And I mean - I am certain you have had your share of "Tips for Staying Safe ... " or "How to Recover ..." and further, your share of the images . . . of destruction, via the Weather Channel, Facebook and yes, don't you just love all those folks that have all that extra time to Photoshop in something that makes it all just a little bit more gruesome? That last bit there was rhetorical, and okay, *ahem*, maybe a lot bit sarcastic too. [...]
Fall by far has been my best season for diy. It’s just the way it’s been, and especially the last few years. Ironic perhaps, the easy, cooler temperatures setting in, but a sorta kick in the pants somehow. I mean – I inevitably find myself saying at some point to myself something in the way of ... “Awww. Shit! Winter will be here before you know it. Better git with getting it.” [...]
As I stood in my basement, looking up at the floor joists of the dining room above, I thought to myself, “I guess I do know a few things about insulation.” [ . . . ]
But really, from the get go, this one was simply a no brainer for me. Owens Corning ihmo kills it (in a good way) with their marketing on this one. While they likely had my moxiful self at . . . “Many people are quick to admit they lack the confidence to tackle home improvement projects. . . . “ The DIY Guy campaign sealed the deal. Haven’t seen it . . . ? Well . . . my post on it >> Building Moxie: This Here DIY Guy. Or . . .